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  • Sep 20, 2014
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Brent Smyth

Pilot's ordeal ends after Harare court dismisses overstaying charge

A Hong Kong helicopter pilot detained in Zimbabwe before its elections is free after a court cleared him of a charge of overstaying in the country.

Saturday, 5 April, 2008, 12:00am

HK helicopter pilot faces Harare court

A Hong Kong helicopter pilot arrested in Zimbabwe last week appeared in a Harare court yesterday to face a minor immigration-related charge, his father said.

2 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Hong Kong pilot faces fraud charge

Hong Kong pilot Brent Smyth, detained at an airport in Zimbabwe as he prepared to transport the main opposition presidential candidate to election rallies, has been charged with fraud, media reports say.

28 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

HK pilot faces fraud charge

Hong Kong pilot Brent Smyth, detained at an airport in Zimbabwe this week as he prepared to transport the main opposition presidential candidate to election rallies, has been charged with fraud, media reports say.

28 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Family fears for HK pilot held in Zimbabwe

A Hong Kong couple told yesterday of their fear for the wellbeing of their only son, a day after his arrest in Zimbabwe as he prepared to pilot a helicopter flying the opposition presidential candidate to a series of campaign rallies.

27 Mar 2008 - 12:00am